10 Whimsical Wind Chime Crafts for Kids of All Ages

If you love the idea of natural music playing in your garden then you are going to love these simple wind chime crafts that you can make with your kids!

Wind Chime Crafts for Kids

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Wind Chime Crafts for Kids

Did you know that wind chimes have been around since Ancient Roman times when they were hung to ward off evil spirits? Today we’re more likely to hang one outside just because of the beautiful sounds they make when the wind catches them!

Today I’ve collected up 10 wind chime crafts for kids of all ages to enjoy. You should already have everything you need in your kid’s craft box but you might need to get outside and collect some of the nature materials.

Simple Wind Chime Craft

via Rainy Day Mum

Windchime cup craft from Rainy Day mum

What you will make:

In this project your child will make a simple wind chime that makes a lovely fairy sound.

This craft is the perfect way for toddlers and preschoolers to practice their threading skills.

How to Make this Simple Wind Chime Craft

Melted Bead Wind Chime Craft

via No Time for Flashcards

Melted pony beads wind chime craft

What you will make:

How beautiful is this wind chime? You could hang it in your window and use it as a sun catcher too!

How to Make Melted Bead Wind Chimes

Colorful Metal Washer Wind Chime

via Crafty Morning

Washers windchime craft from Crafty Morning

What you will make:

This wind chime is quite beautiful don’t you think? And I bet it makes a beautiful sound when all those washers tinkle together in the wind.

How to Make Colorful Metal Washer Wind Chimes

Seashore Windchimes

via Home Sweet Homemade

Seashell wind chime craft

What you will make:

This wind chime is just beautiful don’t you think? And the perfect project to turn that bucketful of shells your children collected last summer into something musical.

Related crafts: While you’re here don’t miss our other collection of easy seashell crafts for kids.

How to Make Seashore Windchimes

Flower Pot Garden Windchimes

via Thimble and Twig

Flower pot wind chime craft for kids

What you will make:

This flower pot windchime would make a fabulous homemade gift for someone who loves their garden.

How to Make Flower Pot Garden Windchimes

How to Make a Cutlery Windchime

via Red Ted Art

Knife and fork wind chime craft

What you will make:

Here’s a DIY windchime with a difference, instead of using beads and bells this one uses old cutlery!

Next time you’re at the flea market or the thrift store keep an eye out for some old flatware to turn into a windchime.

You need to use craft wire with this project so it’s best suited for older children.

How to Make a Cutlery Windchime

DIY Sun Catcher Wind Chime

via Stay at Home Life

Melted shot glass windchime craft

What you will make:

How pretty is this wind chime? And would you believe that those beautiful sun catcher discs are made from melted plastic shot glasses?

How to Make a DIY Sun Catcher Wind Chime

Colourful Wind Chime Craft

via Coffee Cups and Crayons

Simple pipe cleaner wind chime craft for kids

What you will make:

How sweet is this little windchime? Bright and colourful with some jingle bells to make music in the backyard.

This one is super simple so perfect for preschoolers to practice their threading skills.

How to Make Colourful Wind Chimes

Mason Jar Ring Wind Chimes

via Hands on As We Grow

Mason jar wind chime craft

What you will make:

How beautiful are these wind chimes? Such a lovely way to enjoy flowers in your garden all year round!

This project is perfect for kids of all ages. You can even have fun with a scavenger hunt before you get down to crafting business!

Related crafts: While you’re here why not take a look at our other Mason Jar crafts

How to Make Mason Jar Ring Wind Chimes

Clay Windchimes

via Craftberry Bush

Clay wind chime wall hanging craft

What you will make:

Let’s finish up this collection of Windchime crafts for kids with this gorgeous clay windchime which is one for the teens (or you) to enjoy making.

It’s so pretty that it would make the perfect handmade gift for a loved one.

How to Make Clay Windchimes